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Validation Scientist, R&D in Singapore, Singapore at SCIEX

Date Posted: 4/25/2019

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Job ID: SCI003016

About Us

SCIEX – An operating company within Danaher’s Life Sciences platform
SCIEX helps to improve the world we live in by enabling scientists and laboratory analysts to find answers to the complex analytical challenges they face. Our leadership in LC-MS and CE-MS have made us a trusted partner globally to those who are focused on basic research, drug discovery, food and environmental testing, forensic toxicology, clinical research and diagnostics. With over 40 years of innovation, we continue to redefine what is achievable in routine and complex analysis.
We are seeking smart, team-oriented people who have purpose and are committed to helping us deliver Answers for Science. Knowledge for Life. ™ Our global team, located on every continent, is our greatest strength, bringing diverse perspectives and breakthrough thinking. With the power of the Danaher Business System behind us, it’s our people who have made us the industry leader. Come join our winning team. Visit us at


We are looking for great talent, for future opportunities.   This is an evergreen / pipeline position, to help us proactively identify potential candidates for future openings.

We are looking for a research scientist with hands-on experience in evaluating new algorithms, concepts and software tools involving LC/MS data analysis. This incumbent will be responsible for assessment and validation of new tools and concepts as they progress through the capability development pipeline and act as a technical expert and point of reference for internal customers from research and product development.

• Identifying feasibility studies necessary to ensure critical analytical criteria of the tools are understood. Conducting such studies, proposing iterative changes as necessary, to ensure that performance criteria can be met. Conducting studies into critical tolerances and optimizations of the tools.

• Validating the utility of new desktop, client server and web-based proof-of-concept tools supporting data intensive mass spectrometry workflows,

• Creating and deploying rapid data analysis tools for statistical evaluation (for example in Excel, R, Python, Matlab) to produce comprehensive characterization and metrics supporting evaluation results

• Preparing validation reports, presenting validation data and results to internal customers

• Generating LC/MS data to support feasibility studies as required 

• Providing scientific and technical support to internal customers and collaborators from Research and Product Development as needed.

Ensure compliance of operations within area of concern with all relevant EHS regulatory requirement and SCIEX safety policies, procedures and guidelines 

Other duties/ ad hoc tasks as assigned. 

Job Requirements


• PhD holder or Master’s Degree in Chemistry or Bio-analytical Chemistry or Biology with min. 5 years of experience in the Academia/Pharmaceutical/Biotech industry/Hands-on LC/MS experience.
• Very strong knowledge in managing huge statistics and ability to design evaluation experiments. 
• Expert in quantification and qualitative high-resolution mass spectrometry analysis of bio molecules or contaminants
• Experience with protein identification and / or proteomics and metabolomics data mining is a plus.
• Proven cross-functional team participation skills.
• Highly adaptable, independent, strong communicator and good interpersonal skills
• Possess a broad experience spanning analytical chemistry, automation, validation activities.
• Strong data analysis skills is a must. 
• Experience in software verification and evaluation will be added advantage.
• Willingness to travel (>25%) as and when required

Danaher Corporation Overview

Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 67,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $18.3B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 1,200% over 20 years.
At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We’re innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you’ll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.